Community Connections

The Arizona Community Foundation of the Gila Valley makes grants to community nonprofits, schools, and other organizations to help continue their important work.


2019 Gila Valley Grant Celebration Nominations

Do you know organizations or individuals in your community who have distinguished themselves for their spirit of service? Whether they contribute to the community in meaningful ways, lend their support to great causes or lead by example, this is your opportunity to honor them. Community members are invited to submit their nominations in the four following categories:

How to Submit

There are three ways you can submit your nominations:

  • Online, using the form below
  • Download and email the appropriate form listed above to Regional Philanthropic Coordinator Colin Shannon at
  • Mail hard copies of appropriate form listed above to the following address: Arizona Community Foundation of the Gila Valley, 400 W. Fry Boulevard, Suite 6, Sierra Vista, AZ 85635 

Nominations must be postmarked or submitted no later than 5:00 p.m. on Monday, July 22 to be considered. Please use one form for each nomination. Awardees will be recognized on Tuesday, September 17 at the Graham County General Services Building in Safford from 4:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. 

Submit Nominations Online